Irene K. Marquess passed away on January 11, 2021 at St. Francis Hospital.
She was born in Wilmington, DE to the late William and Dora Kaufman. Irene was a graduate of Conrad High School and Goldey-Beacom College. She had been an executive administrative assistant at ICI then later the Dupont Company. She enjoyed reading, discussing politics and vacationing at the beach.
Irene was preceded in death by her daughter, Bonnie Vied. She is survived by her daughter, Wendy Baldwin, her brother Randy Kaufman (Maureen), her son-in-law Chuck Vied, her grandchildren, Brittany Mueller (Damian), Logan and Kirra Vied, Bridget and Kenna Baldwin and her nephew Grant Kaufman and niece Erin Kaufman.
A memorial gathering will be held on Sunday, January 17, 2021 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808. Due to covid-19 restrictions a maximum of 40 guest at a time will be permitted. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Faithful Friends Animal Society, 12-A Germay Drive, Wilmington, DE 19804. To send condolences visit: www.mccreryandharra.com.